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Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
June 4, 2012
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DATE

NAME/MISSION

   
May 21, 1785 Senor Diego de Gardoqui, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
  Senor Jose Ignacio de Viar, Secretary of legation:
  Acted as Charge d’Affaires ad interim from October 3, 1789, to about
December 1, 1791, and from April 25 to about August 1, 1796.
  Senors Jose Ignacio de Viar and Jose de Jaudones, Joint Charges d’Affaires a.i.:
  Commission dated February 12, 1791. Their joint services commenced about
December 1, 1791, Mr. Jaudones began to act independently of Mr. Viar at a period between March 5 and August 22, 1794. He gave notice of intended return to Spain April 25, 1796.
Mr. Viar’s services ceased Mary 3, 1794.
   
August 25, 1796 Senor Carlos M. de Irujo, E.E. and M.P.
   
July 7, 1807 Senor Valentin de Foronda, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
October 7, 1809 Senor Luis de Onis, E.E. and M.P.
   
May 10, 1819 Senor Mateo de la Serna, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
April 12, 1820 Senor Francisco Dionisio Vives, E.E. and M.P.
   
  Senor Francisco Hilario Rivas Y Salmon: Secretary of legation: Acted as Charge d’Affaires a.i. from September 30 to October 31, 1821, and from March 15, 1825, to July 25, 1827.
   
October 31, 1821 Senor Joaquin de Anduaga, E.E. and M.P.
   
November 11, 1833 Senor Francisco Tacon, E.E. and M.P.
  Senor Manuel Tacon Secretary of legation: Acted as Charge d’Affaires ad interim from
June 30 to December 7, 1835, and from October 4, 1837 to April 28, 1838.
   
December 7, 1835 Senor Angel Calderon de la Baron, E.E. and M.P.
   
September 26, 1839 Senor Pedro Aloantara Argaiz, E.E. and M.P.
   
January 2, 1844 Senor Fidencio Beurman, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
August 5, 1844 Senor Angel Calderon de la Baron, Minister resident
   
  Senor Jose Maria Magallon, secretary of legation: Acted as Charge d’Affaires a.i. from
August 2, 1855 to May 30, 1854 and from November 11, 1856 to February 21, 1857.
   
May 30, 1854 Senor Leopolde Auguste de cueto, E.E. and M.P.
   
October 1, 1855 Senor Alfonso Esculante, E.E. and M.P.
   
February 21, 1857 Senor Gabriel Garcia Y Tassura, E.E. and M.P.
   
March 15, 1867 Senor Facundo Geni, E. E. and M.P.
   
March 19, 1869 Senor Mauricio Lopez Roberts, E.E. and M.P.
   
April 5, 1872 Admiral Don Jose Polo de Bernabe, E.E. and M.P.
   
July 1, 1874 Senor Luis de Potenstad, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
September 15, 1874 Senor Antonio Mantilla, E.E. and M.P.
   
August 14, 1878 Senor Jose Brunetti Y Gayeso, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
February 3, 1879 Senor Felipe Mendes de Vigo Y Oserio, E.E. and M.P.
   
March 2, 1881 Senor Jose Brunetti Y Gayeso, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
April 30, 1881 Senor Francisco Barea del Corral, E.E. and M.P.
   
July 29, 1883 Senor Don Enrique Dupuy de Lone, Charge d’Affaires ad interim
   
January 29, 1884 Senor Juan Valera Y Alcala Galiano, E.E. and M.P.
   
April 6, 1886 Senor Don Emilio de Muruaga, E.E. and M.P.
   
November 14, 1890 Senor Don Miguesl Saures Guanes, E.E. and M.P.
   
November 28, 1891 Senor Jose Felipe Sagrario
   
September 30, 1892 Senor Don Enrique Dueuy de Lome, E.E. and M.P.
   
March 2, 1893 Senor Don Railie de Muruaga, E.E. and M.P.
   
April 16, 1895 Senor Jose Felipe Sagrario, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
May 6, 1895 Senor Don Enrique Dupuy de Lome, E.E. and M.P.
   
February 11, 1898 Senor Don Juan Du Besu, First secretary and Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
March 12, 1898 –
April 20, 1898
Senor Don Luis Polo de Bernabe, E.E. and M.P.
   
June 3, 1899 El duque de Arces, E.E. and M.P.
   
November 22, 1901 Senor Juan Riano, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
July 22, 1902 Senor Don Emilio de Ojeda, E.E. and M.P.
   
April 11, 1905 Senor Manuel Walls Y Merino, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
April 30, 1905 Senor Luis Paster, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
March 13, 1907 Senor Don Ramon Pina, E.E. and M.P.
   
June 24, 1909 Senor Luis Pastor, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
July 31, 1909 Marquis de Villalebar, E.E. and M.P.
   
February 10, 1910 Senor Francisco de Zea Bermudes, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
May 24, 1910 Senor Don Juan Riano Y Gayanges, E.E. and M.P.
   
December 1, 1913 Senor Don Juan Riano Y Gayanges, E.E. and M.P.
   
August 23, 1926 Senor Mariane Ameede Y Galarmondi, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
September 21, 1926 Senor Don Eduardo Garcia Comin, Consular of Embassy
   
October 11, 1926 Senor Don Alejandro Padilla Y Bell, A.E. and P.
   
April 15, 1931 Count de Montefuerte, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
June 30, 1931 Senor Don Salvador de Mudariaga, A.E. and P.
   
March 7, 1932 Senor Don Juan Francisco de Cardenas, A.E. and P.
   
June 14, 1934 Senor Don Luis Calderon, A.E. and P.
   
September 11, 1936 Senor Don Enrique de la Casa, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
October 20, 1936 Senor Dr. Don Fernande de los Rios, A.E. and P.
   
April 3, 1939 Senor Don Juan Francisco de Cardenas, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
June 6, 1939 Senor Don Juan Francisco de Cardenas, A.E. and P.
   
August 19, 1946 Senor Don German Baraibar, Minister Plenipotentiary; Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
September 20, 1949 Senor Eduardo Prepper de Callejen, Minister Plenipotentiary, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
January 17, 1951 Senor Don Jose Felix de Lequerica Y Erquiza, A.E. and P.
   
  KINGDOM OF SPAIN
(From first published Diplomatic List – Nov. 1893)
   
March 2, 1893 Sr. Don E. de Muruaga, E.E. and M.P.
(Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary)
   
May 6, 1895 Sr. Don Enrique Dupuy de Lome, E.E. and M.P.
   
March 1898 List Sr. Don Juan Du Bosc, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
   
March 12, 1898 Sr. Don Luis Polo de Bernabe, E.E. and M.P.
   
May 1898 List LEGATION REMOVED
May 1899 LEGATION REPLACED
   
June 3, 1899 Duke de Arcos, E.E. and M.P.
   
August 1902 List Sr. Don Emilio de Ojeda, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
October 23, 1902 E.E. and M.P.
   
June 1905 List Sr. Don Bernardo Jacinto de Cologan, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
(Apparently never received by President)
   
   
February 1907 List Sr. Don Ram6n Piiia, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
March 13, 1907 E.E. and M.P.
   
July 31, 1909 The Marquis of Villalobar, E.E. and M.P.
   
May 24, 1910 Sr. Don Juan Riano y Gayangos, E.E. and M.P.
   
December 1, 1913 LEGATION RAISED TO EMBASSY
   
December 1, 1913 Sr. Don Juan Riano y Gayangos, Amb. E. and P.
(DEAN - January 30, 1925)
   
August 23, 1926 Sr. Don Mariano de Amoedo y Galarmendi, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
October 11, 1926 Sr. Don Alejandro Padilla y Bell, Amb. E. and P.
   
April 15, 1931 Count de Montefuerte, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
   
June 30, 1931 Sr. Don Salvador de Madariaga, Amb. E. and P.
   
March 7, 1932 Sr. Don Juan Francisco de Cardenas, Amb. E & P
   
June 14, 1934 Sr. Don Luis Calderon, Amb. E. and P.
   
October 20, 1936 Sr. Don Enrique Carlos de la Casa, Charge d’Affaires a.i
   
April 1939 List EMBASSY REMOVED
National (Franco) Government recognized on April 1, 1939
   
May 1939 List EMBASSY REPLACED
   
April 3, 1939 Sr. Don Juan Francisco de Cardenas, Charge d’Affaires (not a.i.)
   
May 23, 1939 Sr. Don Juan Francisco de Cardenas, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
   
June 6, 1939 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 19, 1946 Sr. Don German Baraibar, Charge d'Affaires a.i
   
September 20, 1949 Sr. Don Eduardo Propper de Callejon, Charge d'Affaires a.i
   
January 5, 1951 Sr. Don Jose Felix de Lequerica, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
January 17, 1951 Amb. E. and P.
   
November 2, 1954 Sr. Don Jose Maria Areilza, Count of Motrico, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
November 6, 1954 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 4, 1960 Sr. Mariano Yturralde y Orbegoso, Appt. Amb. E&P
August 19, 1960 Amb. E. and P.
   
June 1, 1962 Antonio GARRIGUES y Diaz Canabate, Appt. Amb. E&P
June 20, 1962 Amb. E. and P.
   
April 21, 1964 Alfonso Merry del Val y Alzola, Marque's de Merry del Val
May 19, 1964 Amb. E. and P.
   
January 26, 1970 Jaime Arguelles, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
February 20, 1970 Amb. E. and P.
   
March 7, 1972 Angel Sagaz, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
March 27, 1972 Amb. E. and P.
(DIED May 6, 1974)
   
May 6, 1974 Mr. Joaquin Cervino, Minister Counselor, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
   
August 7, 1974 Jaime ALBA Delibes, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 19, 1974 Amb. E. and P.
   
November 29, 1976 Juan Jose ROVIRA y Sanchez-Herrera
November 30, 1976 Amb. E. and P.
   
July 27, 1978 Jose LLADO y Fernandez-Urrutia, Appt. Amb. E. & P.
August 2, 1978 Amb. E. and P.
   
September 20, 1982 Nuno AGUIRRE de CARCER y Lopez de Sagredo, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 24, 1982 Amb. E. and P.
   
March 31, 1983 Gabriel MANUECO de Lecea, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 16, 1983 Amb. E. and P.
   
March 31, 1987 Julian SANTAMARIA Ossorio, Appt
May 11, 1987 Amb. E and P.
   
April 17, 1990 Jaime de OJEDA y Eiseley, Appt
May 29, 1990 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 28, 1996 Antonio de Oyarzabal, appnt
October 9, 1996 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 2, 2000 Francisco Javier Kuperez-Kubio, Appt.
September 5, 2000 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 12, 2004 Carlos Westendorp y Cabeza, Appt.
September 15, 2004 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 21, 2008 Jorge Dezcallar de Mazarredo, Appt.
September 17, 2008 Amb. E. and P.
   
June 5, 2012 Ramon Gil-Casres Satrustegui, Appt.
July 30, 2012 Amb. E. and P.

 

Special Terms*
[Amb.] E.E. and M.P.= Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
[Charge d'Affaires] a.i.= ad interim
Amb. E. & P. = Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary



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